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Pé·rez Gal·dós(pĕr′əs gäl-dōs′, pĕr′ĕs), Benito 1843-1920.
Spanish writer known especially for his Episodios Nacionales (1873-1912), a series of 46 historical novels.
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Pérez Galdós(ˈpɛrɛs ɡɑːlˈdəʊs)
(Biography) Benito. 1843–1920, Spanish novelist. His works include the Episodios nacionales (1873–1912), a series of historical novels, and Fortunata y Jacinta (1886–87)
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